A collection of 1958 commercials for Alka-Seltzer with Buster Keaton (no, he was not an ingrediant in Alka-Seltzer, but he appears in the commercials). favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Alka-Seltzer, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Buster Keaton, Old, Classic TV Commercial, Classic TV...
News from the 1930's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1930's news file dump. Plus some sports and band remotes. Also included is the infamous radio show episode with the Arch Oboler "Adam and Eve" skit that got Mae West banned from radio.Any typo or error is mine. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, 1924, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, WWII, World War...
Short-run Old Time Radio mystery series hosted by Peter Lorre. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Mystery, Playhouse, Mystery, Playhouse, OTR, Peter Lorre. Source: Old Time Radio
Airplane takes off with film of FDR Inauguration, lands in New York City, views of the inaugural parade. "The First Sound Pictures Ever Shown of a Presidential Inauguration. The Brilliant Ceremonies marking The Induction of Franklin D. Roosevelt as the 32nd President of the United States. Striking close-up views of President-elect Roosevelt's arrival at the White House to take President Hoover to the Capitol for the Inaugural ceremony, and the historic ride of the celebrated pair down... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Orson Welles and Joseph Cotten star in this wartime series, featuring Mercury Theatre veterans Agnes Moorehead and George Coulouris. Music by Lud Gluskin. Episodes starring Welles: War Workers Gremlins Pan-American Airlines Rulers of Earth The Future Episodes starring Cotten: Christmas Show God's Corporals favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, OTR
POLICE HEADQUARTERS There is not too much known about the series Police Headquarters. There are 39 known episodes of this police procedural series. The series was syndicated on NBC stations in 1932. Each episode is a complete story of 15 minutes, including the silent movie music at the beginning and end. There is not much to the story line: the police are notified of the crime; they investigate at the scene of the crime; and follow the leads to get their man. Best of all each story gives a... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Police Headquarters,...
BROADCAST: December 1946 - October 1947. HOST: Barry Thomson as the host/librarian and Raymond Edward Johnson. PRODUCER/DIRECTOR: Roger Bower. 30-minute murder mystery stories adapted for radio by Stedman Coles or Wyllis Cooper from based on and featuring some of the stories from the Doubleday Crime Club books. Crime Club was broadcast by Mutual and produced and directed by Roger Bower. The post war stories were by various different authors and adapted for radio by among others Stedman Coles... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topic: old time radio, mystery, crime
Moon over Africa was a syndicated 15-minute serial following the adventures of Professor Anton Edwards on his search for Atlantis in the depths of Africa. Along on his search, his daughter, fiance, and a preserved human head make an usual adventure which was broadcast during 1935-1938. Possibly from South Africa, it's unknown if the series was broadcast in the US. Talbot Mundy wrote the series script (and is known for other serials such as Jack Armstrong, Lost Empire, and Ghost Corps.). Text... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: otr, serial, adventure, Moon Over Africa
(63 Episodes) "The Fibber McGee & Molly Show," one of the longest-running radio sitcoms, premiered on NBC Radio Network in 1935, remaining popular until its demise in 1959, long after radio had ceased to be the dominant form of American household entertainment. * SYNOPSIS: Much of the show's humor relied on recurring gags, unseen regulars & punchlines that popped up here & there for its many broadcast years. ** THE McGEE'S HALL CLOSET **: One of the running FM&M jokes... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, OTRadio NBC, * Fibber McGee & Molly
Old Time Radio Programs. Harold Peary as The Great Gildersleeve. This is the 1941-42 season. SEASON 01 SEASON 02 SEASON 03 SEASON 04 SEASON 05 SEASON 06 SEASON 07 SEASON 08 SEASON 09 SEASON 10 SEASON 11 SEASON 12 SEASON 13+ favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, The Great Gildersleeve, Harold Peary